Some pictures of Ava, which was founded in 1364 on the Ayeyarwady river by the Shan king Thadominbya and remained a royal capital for most the time until Amarapura was founded in 1782. Not much is left of Ava today, and there are villages within the city area and most ruins are overgrown.

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01 Ferry
02 Maha Aungmye Bonzan monastery
03 Ava
04 Gate to Maha Aungmye Bonzan Monastery
05 Htilaingshin pagoda
06 Maha Aungmye Bonzan Monastery
07 Htilaingshin pagoda
08 Maha Aungmye Bonzan Monastery
09 Htilaingshin pagoda
10 Htilaingshin pagoda
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